Senior Web Developer at FT Media London Group, London, £Contract Rate

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  • London, UK
  • Jul 01, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

FT Media London Group LTD are the UKs fastest growing digital consultancy. With ambitious plans for growth and an accelerated roadmap to increase our team to facilitate this we are currently looking for a senior web developer to join our buzzing, fun new team working on market leading and unique web development projects,

Senior Web Developer responsibilities include:

  • Identifying user and system requirements for new websites and web applications
  • Prioritizing software development projects, setting timelines and assigning tasks to team members
  • Creating wireframes to decide on layout
  • Understanding projects briefs, providing solutions and their impact to the relevant project
  • Advising and consulting on best practice
  • Communicating to both internal and external stakeholders

Job brief

As our business moves forward, We are looking for a Senior Web Developer to advise, build and maintain our current new projects funnel. You will be in charge of creating websites utilising best practice and your extensive experience in development based around both internal and external projects.

This is an exciting time of growth for our business and part of the Senior Web Developer responsibilities include advising and taking responsibility of all development work in and around all new projects, refining website specifications, and resolving technical issues. To be successful in this role, you should have extensive experience building web sites from scratch, understand what tools are available to complete all briefs within the agreed parameters and in-depth knowledge of PHP.

Ultimately, you will ensure all websites are built, are up and running and cover both internal and customer needs.

We will also be looking for you to create and manage a team to support you in maintaining the growth we anticipate and to manage skill sets and workloads effectively.


  • Identify user and system requirements for new websites and applications
  • Prioritize software development projects, set timelines and assign tasks to team members
  • Create wireframes to decide on website layouts
  • Write or review code for various applications
  • Run functionality testing's and debug code
  • Oversee junior web developers and evaluate their performance
  • Liaise with designers to decide on UI/UX element
  • Ensure our software documentation is up-to-date


  • Work experience as a Senior Web Developer
  • A solid portfolio of examples of successful work
  • Expertise in PHP
  • Solid knowledge of HTML/CSS
  • Experience with mockup and UI prototyping tools
  • Understanding of security practices
  • Familiarity with network diagnostics tools
  • Team management skills
  • BSc/MSc in Computer Science or relevant field desirable but not a necessity

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract